Asiana Crash Could Bolster Deployable Slide Standards

The NTSB is recommending that the FAA reevaluate its emergency evacuation slide certification standards and test methods as the result of two deployable slides inflating inside the cabin of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 during a high-energy on-ground crash sequence, temporarily trapping two flight...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.